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Hampshire and the Isle of Wight's diverse landsape makes for a unique selection events suitable for the whole family. With a national park, three cities and miles of coastline, there's bound to be something for you within hundreds of event listings. 

What's on in Hampshire this weekend?

To find out what's on in Hampshire today or this weekend, use the search box above to narrow down your required date. Families on a budget can look out for the many free events taking place while there's plenty of fun activities for kids to do whether it's during the holidays or for a weekend break.

Exciting entertainment takes place all year round with an enviable supply of themed festivals. Hampshire's fertile rural landscape means that food and drink plays a big part in the county's event calendar with local produce championed and enjoyed through Farmers' Markets, beer festivals, celebrity visits and plenty of tasting opportunities!

From an aviation hub in Farnborough, to the National Motor Museum in Beaulieu and nautical links with the Solent and Isle of Wight, specialist transport events are big in Hampshire and are a great reason for a day trip or weekend break.

If you're looking for what's on in Hampshire on a rainy day, there's a selection of theatres with a calendar of events featuring comedy, concerts, musicals and plays.

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If you're travelling from outside the area for an event in Hampshire, there are numerous hotels and other accommodation options to suit your needs.

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Hampshire events near me

The guide below shows our calendar of events in Hampshire. Whether you're local or visiting the area, find what's happening near you by clicking the Map View button.

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  1. Events Series

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    Hook

    The Assembly at Heckfield Place is an independent event series that promises to be a year-long cultural programme for curious minds.

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    26 Sept 2018to31 Dec 2019
  2. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 50 Year Exhibition at Beaulieu

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    Exhibition

    To celebrate the golden half century of one of the world’s favourite films Beaulieu is to launch its Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 50 years exhibition which can be seen in the National Motor Museum from Saturday 20th October 2018. The exhibition will tell...

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    20 Oct 2018to20 Oct 2019
  3. Winter Archery

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    Outdoor Event / Activities

    Beaulieu

    Take advantage of our great value Winter Archery sessions and enjoy a 90 minute, fully instructed Archery experience. Your guide will teach you the correct way to handle a bow and arrow before you step up to the firing line to test your aim....

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    1 Nov 2018to31 Mar 2019Open 09:00 - 17:00
  4. Winter Paddling

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    Outdoor Event / Activities

    Bailey's Hard Lane, Beaulieu

    Still looking to head out and enjoy the great outdoors this Winter? Why not go and explore the stunning Beaulieu River on a Winter Paddle with New Forest Activities? Choose from either open-top Canadian canoes or stable touring kayaks and enjoy a 2...

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    1 Nov 2018to31 Mar 2019Open 09:00 - 17:00
  5. Southamptons Western Walls and Vaults Walk

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    Guided Walk

    Southampton

    Guided Tours of the Southampton's historic old town take place throughout the year, commencing from the south side of the Bargate near the entrance to the Bargate Shopping Centre.

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    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  6. Army Medical Services in the 1st World War

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    Exhibition

    Aldershot

    The Army Medical Services Museum is commemorating the 1st World War through a new gallery following events that happened one hundred years ago.

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    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  7. Geocaching: The Lost Toys at The Vyne

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    Outdoor Event / Activities

    Basingstoke

    William Wiggett Chute's children have been playing in the woods at The Vyne. Unfortunately, these young Victorian adventurers have managed to lose four of their toys along the way. Can you help the children find them again? To get started, all you...

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    12 Jan 2019to3 June 2019Open 10:00 - 15:30
  8. Antarctica 2019

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    Heritage & History

    High Street, Selborne

    To coincide with the museum's programme of Antarctic events, we will be displaying some of the museum's Antarctic treasures not usually on display.

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    18 Jan 2019to28 Apr 2019Open 10:30 - 16:30
  9. Thelwell: Laughter and Landscapes exhibition

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    Exhibitions

    Nr Romsey

    A welcome return to the world of popular cartoonist Norman Thelwell, featuring plump ponies, local landscapes, and social satire.

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    4 Feb 2019to22 Apr 2019Open 11:00 - 17:00
  10. Beaulieu River Tours with New Forest Activities

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    Water Based Activities

    Beaulieu

    Beaulieu River Tours with New Forest Activities are great for those looking for a good amount of time out on the water. You can choose from either stable 'Canadian style' canoes or touring kayaks for your session. You can let them know beforehand...

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    2 Mar 2019to25 Oct 2019
  11. Curious About Southampton

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    Tour

    Town Quay, Southampton

    Have fun discovering Southampton with two quirky heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt.
    Are you curious about Southampton? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather? Take one of our...

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    24 Mar 2019to26 Oct 2019Open 09:00 - 18:00
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    27 Oct 2019to28 Mar 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00
  12. Curious About Winchester

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    Tour

    The Close, Winchester

    Have fun discovering Winchester with two quirky heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt.
    Are you curious about Winchester? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather? Take one of our...

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    24 Mar 2019to26 Oct 2019Open 09:00 - 18:00
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    27 Oct 2019to28 Mar 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00
  13. Curious About Portsmouth

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    Tour

    The Hard, Portsmouth

    Explore, Discover & Enjoy Portsmouth with two unique, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt.
    Are you curious about Portsmouth? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather? Take one of...

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    24 Mar 2019to26 Oct 2019Open 09:00 - 18:00
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    27 Oct 2019to21 Mar 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00
  14. Fort Talk March: The Big Gun Arms Race - A Victorian Technological Revolution

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    Talks

    Portsdown Hill Road,, Portchester, Fareham

    The Royal Armouries museum at Fort Nelson presents the third in a series of special after-hours Fort Talks on Wednesday 27 March with guest speaker Nicholas Hall, Curator Emeritus of Artillery.

    Nicholas Hall, formerly keeper of Artillery at the...

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    27 Mar 2019Open 19:30 - 21:00
  15. Groundlings Theatre Tours

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    Tour

    Portsea, Portsmouth

    Get a fascinating insight into the history of the wonderful Groundlings building, as well as the famous names that passed through over the years.

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  16. Evening of Mediumship with Nikki kitt

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    Tour

    Andover

    Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt
    THE WOLVERSDENE CLUB & HAYWARD SUITE - Andover
    (Non-Members Welcome)
    Thursday 28th March - 7.30pm
    Tickets £10.00 - Available online www.psychicmediumnikkikitt.co.uk

    Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist...

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    28 Mar 2019Open 19:30 - 21:50
  17. Elizabeth Blackadder: From the Artist's Studio

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    Exhibitions

    Basingstoke

    Dame Elizabeth Blackadder is one of our greatest artists: the first woman to be elected both to the Royal Scottish Academy and the Royal Academy, she was given the prestigious title of Her Majesty's Painter and Limner in Scotland in 2001.

    Such...

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    29 Mar 2019to12 June 2019Open 10:00 - 05:00
  18. Ringwood Farmers' Market

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    Food

    Ringwood

    The Hampshire Farmers’ Market brings an abundance of tasty, mouth-watering foods to The Furlong, Ringwood. Local producers offer a wide range of food and drink including lamb, beef, pork, poultry, buffalo and game, eggs, fish including smoked fish...

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  19. Chocolate Craft Workshops

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    Food

    Old Alresford

    In a Chocolate Craft Workshop you learn to make chocolates like the professionals. You’re shown the tricks of the trade with lots of tastings too! It’s creative and fun and at the end of the session you have your very own chocolate creations to...

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    30 Mar 2019Open 10:00 - 16:30
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  20. Mother's Day Celebrations

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    Food

    Oakley, Basingstoke

    The perfect Mother's Day gift can be hard to find. After all, how can you thank the most important woman in your life?
    Why not thank her by giving her the most valuable gift of all? – Family time (and good food of course!).

    This Mother's Day we are...

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    From:
    30 Mar 2019to31 Mar 2019Open 12:00 - 17:00

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